The improvements are part of a long-term city plan to create a continuous, 1.5 mile seawalk downtown.
If the full Assembly approves the committee’s plan, then monthly fees for typical residents would go from about $90 now to $118 in fiscal year 2017.
The Juneau Assembly's Committee of Whole meets at 6 p.m. Monday.
The U.S. Chamber has been running television attack ads in Alaska targeting incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Begich.
The Alaska Legislature’s most junior member says this year’s 95-day legislative session shows lawmakers can take on only a few big issues in 90 days.
Egan says there was a lot of dissatisfaction with the way the Senate was run this year.
A pack of youths walked the halls of the state Capitol on Wednesday in a silent demonstration asking for more education funding.
A bill to address funding shortfalls for a state hazardous spill cleanup program died in a legislative committee Monday.
The need for major repairs has been well documented, punctuated by the occasional chunk of falling masonry.
The Juneau School Board voted Tuesday to contract Ray and Associates, which is based in Iowa with an office in Tacoma, Wash.